Continuing to celebrate NDEAM, MCD puts the spotlight on Minnesotans with disabilities seeking employment. Meet Nick Wilkie. Nick is a fun-loving person who is passionate about building relationships while enjoying a good laugh. He talks about how he got started in his career and why following your passion is the key to success.
NDEAM Employment Stories Spotlight: Dupree Edwards
To celebrate NDEAM, MCD puts the spotlight on Minnesotans with disabilities seeking employment. Meet Dupree Edwards. Dupree is a local rapper and performing artist. Dupree talks about how essential job coaches are in finding competitive integrated employment and why people with disabilities deserve to move up the career ladder.
NDEAM Employment Stories Spotlight: Erin Thomson
To celebrate NDEAM, MCD is putting the spotlight on Minnesotans with disabilities seeking employment. Erin Thomson is the owner of RolledClay, a local, online jewelry and accessory shop. Erin talks about the ableism and discrimination she experienced while searching for work and how “showing the world what two disabled hands can do” has led her down a path to success.